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  • Hayden Quattlebaum, Don Quattlebaum and President Jim Clements during the Outdoor Education Center naming in January 2020

    Quattlebaum family gift expands outdoor recreation and wellness experience for Clemson students

    February 6, 2020

    Andy Quattlebaum had a selfless desire to serve others. Whether he was ensuring a friend received proper acclaim for his catch in a fishing tournament when he was just 10 years old or volunteering his time with an after-school program in a small Georgetown County town a few years later, his generosity knew no bounds. […]

  • Close-up image of the Andy Quattlebaum Outdoor Education Center with new name on the facility.

    Quattlebaums become Cornerstone Partners, naming Outdoor Education Center

    January 23, 2020

    Don and Hayden Quattlebaum become Clemson University’s seventh Academic Cornerstone Partner with a $2.7 million gift in memory of their son Andy.

  • Business Innovation Pawdcast

    Clemson MBA Program launches innovation-centric ‘Pawdcast’

    November 18, 2019

    The Business of Innovation Pawdcast connects listeners with leading entrepreneurs and innovators who share their stories of bridging the gap between creative ideas and gaining business results. Each episode introduces leaders, entrepreneurs and educators who offer real-world advice and enlightening conversations about their career journeys.

  • The Nieri family builds upon Construction Science and Management’s success with Academic Cornerstone gift

    September 20, 2019

    Michael (’86) and Robyn Nieri are laying a foundation for student success at Clemson University. As the University’s fifth Cornerstone Partner for Athletics, they created the Nieri Family Student-Athlete Enrichment Center. Now, the Nieri legacy at Clemson will expand even further as they become the University’s fifth Academic Cornerstone Partner with a gift of $5 million to the Department of Construction Science and Management in the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities. It is the largest gift to both the department and the college.

  • Roger and Kathy Troutman at a 2016 Student Affairs Gala

    Roger and Kathy Troutman honored as Herb Coughlan Memorial Family of the Year

    September 20, 2019

    You might say Roger Troutman is an avid supporter of Clemson University. To best illustrate his allegiance to the institution nestled in the Upstate of South Carolina, he recalled a story from the first time he purchased a cell phone. He was able to choose the last four digits of his number, and he quickly […]

  • Sissy Bynum creates endowment for first generation students.

    A Remarkable Life – A Remarkable Legacy

    August 15, 2019

    Hero – a person who, in the opinion of others, has special achievements, abilities or personal qualities and is regarded as a role model. In the very sense of the word, Mary Satcher “Sissy” Bynum ’84 and her late husband, Henry “Clarke” Bynum, Jr. ‘84, are heroes. Through the life experiences that Sissy and Clarke […]

  • Two female and one male student in caps and gowns laugh while holding their diplomas open during their graduation ceremony.

    Clemson University sets record with more than $176 million in giving

    July 18, 2019

    Clemson University had another record-breaking year in fundraising with more than $176 million received from private gifts and IPTAY support during the fiscal year that began July 1, 2018, and ended June 30, 2019.

  • Professor Hubbard and his wife Margaret

    Good turns daily

    July 18, 2019

    As Oscar Wilde famously penned, “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” Professor J.C. “Mike” Hubbard was without doubt a man who truly lived a life that overflowed with achievement, kindness and dedication. As a lifelong educator, his academic journey began at Clemson University as a student […]

  • (L-R) Jim Clements, Carl Howard, Almeda Jacks and Misty Howard at the 2019 Student Affairs Gala in February.

    Howards find a home at Clemson with Student Affairs

    April 25, 2019

    When Carl and Misty Howard brought their son, Chase, to Clemson for the first time on a visit as a high school junior in 2012, they probably couldn’t have imagined how much the university would mean to them seven years later. Both are graduates of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. But now, […]

  • Clemson students and faculty stand with the cub holding a sign with total amount raised.

    Clemson family raises more than $2M on fourth annual Give Day, includes $500,000 gift

    April 4, 2019

    During Clemson University’s 24-hour Give Day, 4,125 donors raised $2,087,947 to create life-altering experiences for students, faculty and staff. The total includes a $500,000 gift made by the Schwehr family of The Woodlands, Texas. Michael ’81, Linda and their daughters, Laurel and Victoria ’16, made this gift in support of global service learning.

  • Jay and Julie Seitz receive an award as generous donors at the 2019 Student Affairs Gala from President Jim Clements (left) and Almeda Jacks (right).

    “Night of the Stars” Gala brings donors, community together in celebration to benefit students

    February 22, 2019

    Behind the elegant backdrop of décor and fashion that transformed Clemson University’s Madren Conference Center into a scene from the Roaring ‘20s, the Division of Student Affairs held its annual Gala on Saturday, Feb. 16. The event brought together leaders from the university and members of the community to celebrate donors whose contributions to Student […]

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    Student Affairs “Night of the Stars” Gala planned for Saturday, Feb. 16

    January 18, 2019

    VISIT SITE Tom and Kathy Reed had no prior connections to Clemson University when their son, Matt, opted to spend four years of his life pursuing degrees in finance and marketing. By the time he graduated in December 2018, his parents were members of the Executive Council — a group of individuals who provide counsel […]

  • Amy and Micky Scott are with Clemson President James P. Clements at Saturday's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences tailgate.

    Scott family gift funds scholarships, student enrichment and experiential learning

    October 1, 2018

    Mitchell (Micky) and Amy Scott know full well the vital role the forestry industry plays in South Carolina’s economic vitality and environmental health. The Scotts, with Micky’s brothers Bill and Hank, are fourth-generation owners of wholesale lumber and pole manufacturer Collum’s Lumber Products in Allendale. Now, Micky and Amy Scott have gifted more than $1 million to Clemson’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.

  • Brian and Connie Dawkins pose and smile standing in the West End Zone seats in Death Valley.

    Giving 110% – Off the Field

    June 11, 2018

    At every stage of life, Brian Dawkins has made a statement.

  • A message from the Clemson University Social Media Listening Center

    May 1, 2018

    Word is that the University of South Carolina is getting a “Carolina Command Center” up and running, which sounds a great deal like something in our own Daniel Hall. They’ve even made plans and crafted a video message to potential supporters to surpass Clemson’s own social media listening center. Joseph Mazer, associate professor of communication and […]